Formula-E (vitamin E) is a crackable tablet with chocolate taste. Fructin 10 is a clear, colorless or pale yellow, sterile solution of fructose. Each 100ml of Fructin 10 contains fructose BP 10g. Fructin 10 is used intravenously as a carbohydrate nutrient. It is converted to liver glycogen and metabolized more rapidly than dextrose without requiring insulin and thus may be used in diabetic patients. Fructin 10 is indicated in patients requiring fluid replacement and caloric feeding. It is better “nitrogen-sparer” than glucose.
Fructin-10 IV Infusion
The volume and rate of infusion of fructose IV solution will depend upon the requirements of the patient and the judgement of attending physician. But the rate of infusion of fructose should not exceed 0.5-1 g/kg body weight per hour.The usual recommended flow rate for adult is 30-75 drops per minute infused intravenously.